Translation of "fifth" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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fifthordinal number

uk /fɪfθ/ us /fɪfθ/

A2 5th written as a word

the fifth floor of the building 大楼的第5层
Tomorrow is the fifth (of September). 明天是(9月)5号。
I was/came fifth in the race.

More examples

  • Beethoven's fifth symphony has been arranged for the piano.
  • The meeting is on the fifth and we're hoping everyone will attend.
  • You're the fifth person to ask me that question.
  • He was the fifth climber to die on these mountains over the past two days.
  • He lit his fifth cigarette in half an hour.

fifthnoun [ C ]

uk /fɪfθ/ us /fɪfθ/

B1 one of five equal parts of something

One fifth is the same as 20 percent. 五分之一也就是20%。

(Translation of “fifth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)